Prendergast Gallery to Feature Photographer

Prendergast Gallery to Feature Photographer

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library The Prendergast Library Art Gallery will present “Altered Perspectives,” a photography exhibit by Brad M. Bielawski, from Oct. 7 through Nov. 11, with an opening reception from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8. “Each of the photographs in this collection has a certain ‘twist’ to it. Sometimes it’s […]

Library Announces Benefit Auction

Library Announces Benefit Auction

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library will hold its first-ever local art auction featuring artwork donated by area artists from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. Local auctioneer Lee Davies will conduct the sale, and there will be refreshments and musical entertainment. “This is a brand new fundraising event for the library, […]

Library Hosts Smart Eating, Shopping Classes

Library Hosts Smart Eating, Shopping Classes

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library is accepting sign-ups for a series of nutrition and cooking workshops for adults to be taught at the library this fall by Molly Howell, Eat Smart New York nutritionist. The first session will be 11 a.m. to noon Monday, Sept. 19. Classes will meet weekly through Oct. […]

Library to Host Program for Caregivers

Library to Host Program for Caregivers

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library will host a free three-part program for caregivers from 5 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays Sept. 13, 20 and 27 in cooperation with the Western New York Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. “Tips for Caregivers: Helping You and Your Loved One Live with Dementia” will offer suggestions […]

Prendergast Promotes Card Sign-Up Month

Prendergast Promotes Card Sign-Up Month

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library September is national Library Card Sign-Up Month, and Snoopy is returning as Honorary Chair. In Jamestown, Prendergast Library is using the occasion to ask area residents to be sure a library card is in their wallet. “Studies show that children who are read to in the home and who […]

Bargain Book Sale Set at Library

Bargain Book Sale Set at Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Prendergast Library will hold its third quarterly bargain book sale of the year Thursday through Saturday Sept. 1-3. Shopping hours are 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Books will be half price with adult hardcovers […]

Tong Ren Classes Offered at Library

Tong Ren Classes Offered at Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Sarah Niebank now offers Tong Ren energy therapy classes from noon to 1 p.m. on Mondays at Prendergast Library. This no-hands method of healing is described as “acupuncture without needles.” According to the practitioner, the intention is opening blockages in the body’s natural flow of bioelectricity, or Chi (Qi), […]

Musician to Perform at Library

Musician to Perform at Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Nan Hoffman of Grand Island will present a family concert at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Prendergast Library as the finale to the Summer Reading program. Prize drawings will be held after the performance. Her performance is made possible by support from the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua […]